Agartala, Jun 6 : A pall of gloom descended at Guliraibari in Bishramganj under Sepahijala district after the dead body of a 34-yr old Indian Army soldier was flown to his house from army base at Arunachal Pradesh in Indo-China border.
The Air India flight brought the body last night at MBB airport here from Guwahati via Kolkata and at midnight the body reached his house. The body was cremated with honour today. The deceased was identified as Vijay Debbarma.
According to a report, he was serving in Indian Army on Chinese border. In the bitter cold, he went to perform his duty and became a martyr on June 3 last. (UNI)